Overview

The B.I.G Backpackers

18 Thornhill Road, 8005 Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
+27 214 340 688

฿ 814+

Overall guest ratings

9.3/10 Excellent
Based on 826 reviews

Review highlights

  • 10.0
  • 9.9
  • 9.7
  • 9.6

Good to know

  • Clean rooms
  • Nice building
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Friendly service

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    About

    The B.I.G Backpackers puts you within a 10-minute drive of Victoria and Alfred Waterfront and Cape Town Stadium, plus an airport shuttle is available for ZAR 200.00 per person. After splashing around at the outdoor pool, you can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge. Also, Greenmarket Square and Two Oceans Aquarium are within a short drive.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Car hire
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Game room
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Fireplace
    • Concierge service
    • Tennis
    • Airport shuttle
    • Fitness centre
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pets not allowed
    • Grill
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    Guest reviews

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    Overall rating

    9.3 Excellent
    Based on 828 reviews
    • 10.0 "Food is to die for."
      10.0 "Yummy desserts, said 100%."
    • 9.9 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      10.0 "100% thought the service was very professional."
      8.5 "85% said the reception staff was great."
      10.0 "Management was excellent, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% said the recreation staff was great."
      10.0 "Hotel security was great, thought 100%."
    • 9.7 "Awesome vibe."
      9.7 "97% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      10.0 "100% said it was a stylish hotel."
      9.3 "93% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 9.6 "Excellent amenities."
      9.6 "96% thought the building was wonderful."
      10.0 "100% thought the architecture was beautiful."
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      7.1 "Great parking, according to 71%."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."

    Overall rating

    9.2 Excellent
    Based on 322 reviews
    • 9.9 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.7 "Awesome vibe."
      9.8 "98% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      7.3 "Great parking, according to 73%."
    • 9.5 "Excellent amenities."
      9.5 "95% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 8.9 "Breakfast is good."

    Overall rating

    9.0 Excellent
    Based on 107 reviews
    • 9.9 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.7 "Awesome vibe."
      9.8 "98% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 8.4 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.1 "Rooms are great."

    Overall rating

    9.5 Excellent
    Based on 397 reviews
    • 10.0 "Food is to die for."
    • 9.9 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      10.0 "100% thought the service was very professional."
      8.4 "84% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.7 "Awesome vibe."
      9.8 "98% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      10.0 "100% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 9.7 "Excellent amenities."
      9.7 "97% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    Hotel type
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Clean rooms"
    "Nice building"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Friendly service"
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